Chili Bread Loaves

Culinary Setting
Cooked Turkey


12 Mini crusty sourdough or whole wheat rounds/loaves

1/2 c olive oil

1 tsp dried parsley

1/4 c vegetable oil

2-1/2 c chopped onion

2 c seeded and chopped green bell pepper

62-65 oz cooked kidney beans, rinsed and drained

1/2 (No. 10) can crushed tomatoes

2 c dry red wine

2 tbsp chili powder

2 tsp dried cilantro leaves

2 tsp crushed red pepper flakes

1/4 tsp salt

1/2 tsp garlic powder

1-1/2 qt cubed PULLED or COOKED TURKEY




With a serrated knife, slice 1/2-inch off the top of each bread round.

Cut or pull the soft center from the bread, leaving a 1-inch thick rim.

Mix olive oil with parsley. Lightly brush inside of each bread bowl.

Bake in a preheated 400 degree F oven for 5 to 8 minutes until golden.

Let cool.


Heat vegetable oil in large saucepan on medium-high heat. Add onions and bell peppers; cook and stir 5 minutes or until vegetables are tender.

Stir in remaining ingredients. Bring to boil on high heat. Immediately reduce heat to low. Gently simmer, uncovered, 25 minutes.

Serve chili in cooled bread bowls.